This psychological thrill ride is fast-paced and full of suspense. Jessica is an intriguing character who immediately appeals to the reader’s emotions. Set in a mansion on the Welsh coast, this novel is sure to capture those who enjoy stories in the style of Daphne du Maurier.

Therapist Jessica Mayhew learns of her husband’s infidelity at the same time she meets a new client, actor Gwydion Morgan. Jessica agrees to make a house call to help save the suicidal young man. Then an unsolved mystery from the famous family’s past is thrust into the limelight, and Jessica lands in the middle of a public scandal that threatens to affect her and her family as well as the family of her patient. (BOURBON STREET, Jan., 352 pp., $14.99)
Reviewed by: 
Roseann Marlett